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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 126436

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadiformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus Linnaeus, 1758
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsellus major
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus arenosus Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus callarias Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus callarias hiemalis Taliev, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus callarias kildinensis Derjugin, 1920
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus heteroglossus Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua callarias Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua kildinensis Derjugin, 1920
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morrhua Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus nanus Faber, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus ruber Lacepède, 1803 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus rupestris Mitchill, 1815
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus vertagus Walbaum, 1792
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorhua punctatus Fleming, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorhua vulgaris Fleming, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorrhua americana Storer, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMorrhua vulgaris Fleming, 1828 (misspelling)
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 252 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Breton Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortroscUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormoru  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorsk  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkleine kabeljauwUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkabeljauwUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgul  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcodUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic cod  [details]
Faroese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorskur  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorturska  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorusTrusted: edited by a thematic editormorue francheUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorueUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcabillaud  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKabeljauUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDorsch  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorשבוט צפוני  [details]
Icelandic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorþorskur  [details]
Irish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrosc  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormerluzzoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbaccalà  [details]
Kalaallisut Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsârugdlik  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormenkė  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓάδος  [details]
Norwegian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorskUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorskrei  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorsk  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorsk  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwatluszUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordorsz atlantyckiUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordorsz  [details]
Portuguese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacalhau  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortreskaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpertui  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbodach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortrska  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacalao del AtlánticoUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacalao comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbacalao  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortorsk  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantik morinası  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТріска північнаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorТріска атлантичнаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАтлантична тріска Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorАтлантична або північна тріска  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpenfras  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua callarias Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua kildinensis Derjugin, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua macrocephalus Tilesius, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus macrocephalus Tilesius, 1810
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua marisalbi Derjugin, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus ogac Richardson, 1836
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua morhua Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus morhua ogac Richardson, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGadus ogac Richardson, 1836
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaltic sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostduinkerke [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUngava Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Davis Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDavis Strait [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Hudson Strait
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHudson Strait [details]
Netherlands
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrevelingen [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIJsselmeer [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBirkenfels (shipwreck) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOosterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchelde estuary [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVoordelta [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWesterschelde [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZeeschelde [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolobomolochus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus curtus O. F. Müller, 1785 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus diaphanus Nordmann, 1832 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus minimus Otto, 1821 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepeophtheirus pectoralis (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavella adunca (Strøm, 1762) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLernaeocera branchialis (Linnaeus, 1767) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphyrion lumpi (Krøyer, 1845) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavella uncinata (Müller O.F., 1776) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus rapax Milne Edwards, 1840 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBomolochus confusus Stock, 1953 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus clemensi Parker & Margolis, 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus americanus Pickering & Dana, 1838 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClavella brevicollis (Milne Edwards, 1840) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchorella brevicollis Beneden & Bessels, 1868 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCresseyus confusus (Stock, 1953) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaligus elongatus Heegaard, 1943 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (68 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (183 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (865089 nucleotides; 2440 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet Bottom feeders; consume redfish, capelin, sand lance and young cod [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution southern Baffin Island to Cape Hatteras [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat nektonic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Found from the shoreline to the edge of the continental slope. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance Social- Minor commercial [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators Larger cod, squid, pollock, seals, whales and dolphins [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Spawn once per year, beginning as early as February and ending as late as December [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:126436
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  van der Land, Jacob
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Gadus morhua Linnaeus, 1758. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=126436 on 2014-04-24
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